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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 229914
Last updated: 22 November 2021
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Date:11-OCT-2019
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic B412 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bell 412EP
Owner/operator:Petroleum Air Services (PAS)
Registration: SU-CBX
MSN: 36541
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 5
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Category:Accident
Location:Mediterranean, 65 miles N of Port Said City -   Egypt
Phase: En route
Nature:Offshore
Departure airport:Saipem Vessel
Destination airport:Port Said
Narrative:
The helicopter entered the water while returning from offshore.
All POB recovered after a liferaft was dropped from an AW139.

Sources:

https://www.pas.com.eg/bell-412-aircraft-emergency-landing/
https://egyptindependent.com/naval-forces-rescue-crew-of-a-helicopter-falling-in-mediterranean-sea/ (note contains some discrepancies on date and POB)
https://www.pas.com.eg/bell-412-su-cbx/


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
12-Oct-2019 14:00 Aerossurance Added
13-Oct-2019 07:23 Anon. Updated [Time, Operator, Damage]
15-Oct-2019 18:53 Aerossurance Updated [Source]
16-Oct-2019 10:35 Aerossurance Updated [Time, Registration, Cn, Departure airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]
16-Oct-2019 10:37 Aerossurance Updated [Date]
16-Oct-2019 10:38 Aerossurance Updated [Date]
18-Oct-2019 11:04 Aerossurance Updated [Narrative]
23-Oct-2019 09:18 Anon. Updated [Aircraft type]
25-Dec-2020 13:53 harro Updated [Nature]

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